I have realised it’s been a while since I have reported any potentially useful posts I have done over at the G+ CL community. So here is bullletin number 3.
Some pointers when re-writing text for graded readers – this is my interpretation of a Japanese researcher’s slide presentation so I may be talking out me backside!
AntWordProfiler and specialised vocabulary profiling – this arose out of a question that a participant on the iTDi ELT Reading materials design course had.
Videogrep, a tool to make concordances of video – very neat tool, see my first comment to post to see examples using The Big Bang Theory.
Building your own corpus -TagAnt – continuation of my series showing how to use TagAnt POS tagging to mine your DIY corpus.
Semantic tagging Sugata Mitra – oh noes he’s back! Maybe of interest to upcoming round 2 #corpusmooc folk as I try to make sense of semantic tagging.
Seeding BootCat – notes on how best to seed BootCat when building your own corpus from the web.